FLETCHER LEGAL IS A CHARLOTTE-BASED LAW PRACTICE DEDICATED TO HELPING OUR CLIENTS NAVIGATE BOTH THE JUDICIAL PROCESS, AND LIFE’S MOST DIFFICULT MOMENTS. We constantly push the limits of what’s possible when it comes to integrating technology into solo practice with the goal of reducing client fees and expanding access to law. We believe in treating people the way we want to be treated.
WE FIRMLY BELIEVE THAT RESULTS SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES, BUT RESULTS AREN’T EVERYTHING. We believe that relationships are key, and we only accept clients that we feel we can have a successful partnership with to reach the best results. We believe that legal emergencies rarely occur during business hours, and that it is essential for clients to have Attorney Fletcher’s personal cell phone number.
WE ACCEPT CLIENTS, NOT CASES, AND WE GO WHERE WE ARE NEEDED, ACROSS ALL 100 NORTH CAROLINA COUNTIES. We stick to what we’re good at, continually pushing the envelope and streamlining process steps. We always set our clients up for the best possible outcome.
Attorney Fletcher continually seeks to improve solo attorney efficiency by leveraging technology to level playing fields.
Derek R. Fletcher is the Supervising Attorney and Founder of FLETCHER LEGAL, PLLC, a Charlotte, North Carolina based law practice that defends criminal allegations, expunges criminal records, and protects First, Second, and Fourth Amendment Rights.
Originally from metro Detroit, Michigan, Derek moved south after accepting a scholarship to Carson-Newman College, a small, baptist, undergrad east of Knoxville.
After earning his Bachelor of Arts, Derek enrolled at the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia. He especially excelled in the fields of Tort, Criminal Procedure, and Constitutional Law. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor, and graduating in the top one-third of his class.
During his final year of law school, Derek completed a twelve-week course of study with the Mecklenburg County Public Defenders Office. “Ya know, that was probably the first time I had actually been in a courtroom.”
“I’m not afraid to fight for them, I’m not afraid to fight for you.”
FLETCHER LEGAL HELPS CLIENTS JUST LIKE YOU!
NEWS & UPDATES
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Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, all non-essential Criminal District Court and Criminal Superior Courts, will automatically be continued at least thirty days in an effort
t’s Official! As of February 7, 2020, FLETCHER LEGAL, PLLC is officially registered as a North Carolina Law Firm! More on this to follow!
ADVICE & BLOGROLL
In North Carolina, if you’re absolutely hammered, try and find a Segway instead of an electric scooter; it might just save you a DWI charge!
As always, we begin our analysis by reviewing the relevant law, N.C.G.S. 20-138.1: “A person commits the offense of Impaired Driving if he drives any vehicle upon any highway, any street, or any public vehicular area within this state: While under
Drugged Driving – or Drug DWI – is a form of “Impaired Driving,” under N.C.G.S. 20-138.1. This is the same law that the State uses to convict drunk drivers. In other words, the same law governs drunk driving and drugged driving. But, operating under the influence of drugs, and operating under the influence of alcohol, are two very different things.